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Jennifer Odegard
Vice President and Chief Publishing Officer Contact me
Jennifer is a native of Chicago and a graduate of Northwestern University. Prior to joining the WLP marketing team in February 2002 as Assistant Director of Marketing, Jennifer was Assistant Director of Marketing/Promotions and later Marketing Director/Manager at Liturgy Training Publications in Chicago. She served as WLP's Director of Marketing for 9 years, from June 2008 - June 2017. Drawing on her background in sociology, publishing, and management, Jennifer is mission-driven and strongly believes that the most successful organizations prioritize customer care, employee growth, and creative and joyful solutions. Jennifer has more than two decades of experience in Catholic publishing and understands the challenges of parish life, based on her own experience in liturgical ministry and catechesis. Jennifer served on the board of the Catholic Book Publishers' Association for several years and continues to work with the organization now known as the Association of Catholic Publishers. In addition to her role as Chief Publishing Officer for WLP, Jennifer is a member of the senior management team for WLP's parent company, J.S. Paluch Company, Inc.